A convenient kit that includes a professional quality Spark Plug Socket for the new Cooper S spark plugs, and a set of 4 replacement NGK Iridium spark plugs.
A Professional grade spark plug socket from Germany, for the discriminating MINI owner seeking high quality tools.
Fits the following Cooper S models with the N14 engine:
2007-2010 R56 MINI Cooper S Hatchback
2008-2010 R55 MINI Cooper S Clubman
2009-2010 R57 MINI Cooper S Convertible
14mm Bi-Hex socket (12-point), 3/8" drive, 'narrow body' with a magnetic ring to retain the spark plug. The magnet never wears out unlike the rubber rings that shrink over time and lose retention.
NGK Laser Iridium spark plugs provide superior ignitability and long service life. Smallest tip diameter available Iridium / Platinum surfaces ensure slow wear rate providing stable idle, superior anti fouling, improved fuel efficiency and lower emissions.
* Laser welded Iridium center electrode tip
* Platinum disc welded to backside of ground electrode provides
* long service life
* “Trivalent Metal Plating” provides superior anti-corrosion and anti-seizing properties
* Faster starts and quicker acceleration
* Better fuel economy and lower emissions
* Best OEM Iridium spark plug available
* Original Equipment Manufacturer approved design
Note: Always follow manufacturers recommended torque of 23 Nm or 16.9 lb-ft. when installing spark plugs and use anti-sieze compound. Recommended plug gap: .032"
Spark plugs for the 2002 - 2006 R50 / R53 MINI Cooper and Cooper S, and for the 2005 - 2008 R52 MINI Convertibles can be found under NME3010.